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Virginia Governor Asks Legislature To Remove Traitor's Statue From U.S. Capitol

Virginia Governor Asks Legislature To Remove Traitor's Statue From U.S. Capitol

After receiving a letter from Virginia representatives Rep. Jennifer Wexton and Rep. Donald McEachin, a spokesman for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam says the governor has filed a drafting request for the
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam acts to remove Robert E. Lee statue from US Capitol

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam acts to remove Robert E. Lee statue from US Capitol

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) has taken the first step in having the statue of Virginian and Confederate General Robert E. Lee removed from the United States Capitol building, after two Democratic
Impeached, Imprisoned Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich Slams Democrats on Impeachment

Impeached, Imprisoned Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich Slams Democrats on Impeachment

Former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich, who was impeached and removed, and later criminally convicted, for trying to sell then-president-elect Barack Obama's U.S. Senate seat, has written an op-ed
Virginia Democrats Call for Robert E. Lee Statue to Be Removed from U.S. Capitol

Virginia Democrats Call for Robert E. Lee Statue to Be Removed from U.S. Capitol

A pair of Virginia Democrat lawmakers have asked Gov. Ralph Northam (D) to remove General Robert E. Lee's statue from the U.S. Capitol next year.
To Hell With Y’all: Charlottesville Judge Rules Confederate Statues Will Stay

To Hell With Y’all: Charlottesville Judge Rules Confederate Statues Will Stay

Well, it was a good idea while it lasted.Read more...
Virginia Judge Rules Charlottesville’s Confederate General Statues Must Stay

Virginia Judge Rules Charlottesville’s Confederate General Statues Must Stay

A state judge in Virginia ruled on Wednesday that the city of Charlottesville cannot legally move the two statues to Confederate generals that sparked mass protests.
Robert E. Lee’s Horse’s Ass Made Me Black

Robert E. Lee’s Horse’s Ass Made Me Black

For Heather Heyer and her fellow anti-racist protestors, two years after Charlottesville. Read more...
A KKK Grand Wizard Is Getting a Day in His Honor in Tennessee — for the 98th Year

A KKK Grand Wizard Is Getting a Day in His Honor in Tennessee — for the 98th Year

"I signed the [proclamation] because the law requires that I do that and I haven’t looked at changing that law," said Gov. Bill Lee
Olympic Dance Off! ‘Euphoria’ Too Hot For Real Teens 6.26.19

Olympic Dance Off! ‘Euphoria’ Too Hot For Real Teens 6.26.19

In episode 421, Jack and special guest host Daniel Van Kirk are joined by Ridiculous History podcast's Noel Brown to discuss break dancing being provisionally approved for Paris 2024, the media 'Trump
That time Joe Biden voted to restore Robert E. Lee’s citizenship

That time Joe Biden voted to restore Robert E. Lee’s citizenship

Good times, my friends The post That time Joe Biden voted to restore Robert E. Lee’s citizenship appeared first on Hot Air.
Clyburn: ‘The President Is Now Glorifying A Loser … Robert E. Lee Was A Loser’

Clyburn: ‘The President Is Now Glorifying A Loser … Robert E. Lee Was A Loser’

House Majority Whip James Clyburn on Sunday said he found it “kind of interesting” that President Donald Trump had celebrated...
Trump Now Claims His 'Very Fine People on Both Sides' Comment Wasn't About White Supremacists

Trump Now Claims His 'Very Fine People on Both Sides' Comment Wasn't About White Supremacists

President Donald Trump spins so much that even trying to keep all his truths, lies and subsequent lies about his truths can make you dizzy. But let’s try and think back a bit to that deadly “Unite the
Vandals deface statue of General Lee. No, not that General Lee.

Vandals deface statue of General Lee. No, not that General Lee.

“Complete different generation, complete different war, complete different everything." The post Vandals deface statue of General Lee. No, not that General Lee. appeared first on Hot Air.
Vandals burn a 'General Lee' statue — and perhaps make a really big and embarrassing mistake in the process

Vandals burn a 'General Lee' statue — and perhaps make a really big and embarrassing mistake in the process

Vandals have egg on their face after defacing a statue of a World War II general — and not Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. What are the details? A statue honoring Maj. Gen. William C. Lee, a World
GOP Congressman Under Fire for Most Racist Office Display Ever

GOP Congressman Under Fire for Most Racist Office Display Ever

Members of an employees union are demanding an apology from a Georgia legislator after they discovered white supremacist memorabilia on full display in his Washington, D.C., congressional office.Read
Justin Fairfax, The King of Confederate Shade, Shuts Down 100-Year Tribute to American Traitors
Civil War Professor Donald Trump Tells Rally Crowd: 'Robert E. Lee Was a Great General'
Faculty consider leaving college named for Robert E. Lee after president rejects recommended changes to campus

Faculty consider leaving college named for Robert E. Lee after president rejects recommended changes to campus

One black humanities professor, T.J. Tallie, left the school last year over its unwillingness to make changes that would attract a more diverse student body.

MS-Sen: McDaniel stands by Robert E. Lee stance, ‘regardless of any political repercussions’

Last week, state Sen. Chris McDaniel (R-Miss.) caused a social media stir by reposting a 2017 tweet that spoke favorably of Confederate Gen. Robert E.…
This candidate for Senate dropped a tremendously ill-advised poll about Robert E. Lee

This candidate for Senate dropped a tremendously ill-advised poll about Robert E. Lee

It wen't over as well as you'd expect. The post This candidate for Senate dropped a tremendously ill-advised poll about Robert E. Lee appeared first on The Daily Dot.